Month of Photography 2004 - Popular Pleasures through Photography
The Month of Photography (MOP) is a collaborative effort between
the French Embassy and the National Arts Council to showcase
contemporary photography. For 2004, MOP will examine the role
of photography in popular culture through three curated exhibitions.
An exhibition entitled Pop Culture! featuring 22 works from
the National Foundation of Contemporary Art will be shown.
* Pop Culture!
The Arts House at Old Parliament
1 Old Parliament Lane
10 am - 10 pm daily
Pop shots brings together 10 Singapore artists who use photography
as a critical tool to establish and produce new meanings,
identities and narratives in their works dealing with popular
* Pop shots
The Substation Gallery
45 Armenian Street
11 am - 9 pm daily,
Closed on public holidays
Tel: 6337 7535
SG Private Banking Gallery,
Alliance Francaise de Singapour
1 Sarkies Road
11 am - 7 pm,
Closed on Sundays and public holidays
Tel: 6737 8422
Beautiful Dragon, an exhibition featuring celebrated French
artists/photographers, Pierre and Gilles, will be held for
the first time in Southeast Asia. Beautiful Dragon, organised
jointly by the French Embassy and the Singapore Art Museum,
will feature pop portraits of Asian faces.
17 June - 18 July
* Beautiful Dragon
Singapore Art Museum
71 Bras Basah Road
Mon to Sun
10 am - 7 pm,
Fri extended hours to 9 pm
Tel: 6332 3222
This information can be found on the Singapore Arts Festival website,
http://www.singaporeartsfest.com/ choose "Visual Arts" from the left column, then "Month of Photography" from the main body.